School of Engineering
Brown-RISD Master of Arts in Design Engineering

Peter Yeadon

RISD Industrial Design Professor


Peter Yeadon is a Professor of Industrial Design at RISD, and Founder of Yeadon Space Agency in New York City. Known for his pioneering research into new applications for advanced materials, he has received numerous awards for his work and frequently lectures at universities and conferences on the topic of materials-driven innovation. At RISD, Yeadon has taught design studios on advanced materials since 2003. Prior to RISD, he taught at Cornell University and the University of Toronto.